::: GHFC Children's Ministries :::

GHFC Children's Ministries is dedicated to teaming with families to reach kids
and help them know and experience real life in Jesus!
PLEASE EMAIL Teri teri@ghfc.org to be added to our online connections via Facebook and to receive monthly emails

::: Areas of Ministry :::

  • Nursery (birth - 3 years)

    We desire to provide a safe and loving environment for the youngest in our church family

    • Our nursery is now open! Come on by our early childhood center to check in your child 8:50am Sundays! 
    • Nursery will also be available during 9am fellowship group hour, check in at the early childhood center
    • Texting connection available
    • Mothers room located off the foyer of the sanctuary (with live stream of the worship service)
  • Preschool & Kinder

    We desire to build a foundation of faith starting with the littlest of hearts.

    • Sunday mornings 9am Sunday school and 10am service (open at 8:55 for drop off): We will have kids 3 years through Kinder join us on the Preschool Playground or playroom then have class inside for Kids Church time
    • Email Paige Almaraz, our preschool coordinator, paige@ghfc.org for questions pertaining to this loved age group
    • Wednesday Night Life is back Wednesdays 6:30-8pm for 3 year olds up through 5th grade. Games, Worship, Bible, Friends and More!
  • Elementary

    We have a blast digging deeper into God's word with our older kiddos!  

    • Elementary kids will join their parents during the 10am service ,and then be dismissed to join their teacher in the foyer of the sanctuary to walk to the Large indoor space for kids church (room C27/28 upstairs off courtyard)  (we will have kids distanced in chairs for our teaching time together)   
    • Elementary will also be available during 9am fellowship group hour, check in at C-5 off courtyard downstairs.
    • Email Hannah Robinson, our elementary coordinator, hannah@ghfc.org for more details about this fun crew!
    • Wednesday Night Life is back Wednesdays 6:30-8pm for 3 year olds up through 5th grade. Games, Worship, Bible, Friends and More!

::: Coming Up :::

Watch here for the latest ways to connect with GHFC Kids:


Check out our October Newsletter for all that's going on this Month

Wednesday Night Life is Back! Join us Wednesdays 6:30-8pm!

3 year olds through 5th grade join us for Games, Snacks, Worship, Bible, Small groups and more! We love Wednesdays with you!

Fill out this form and bring with you for easy check in

Join us on Facebook on our GHFC Kids Connect page: 

We'll post our monthly info newsletter, songs, resources, verses, family connections, live video times, and more! Please join us on there to help stay connected  especially in this season! This will be our Hub of communication please join us there for more detailed info! 

Monthly Emails, if you'd like to be added to our GHFC Kids monthly email please email teri@ghfc.org and we'll gladly add you in!!


We have a closet full of gently used clothes for babies up through elementary kids. We also have maternity clothes available. If you have a need for clothes or would like to pass on some, please contact teri@ghfc.org or ask a children's team member Sundays. 

*Please contact Teri with more questions teri@ghfc.org

Contact Teri Elfelt teri@ghfc.org if you want more info or if you'd like to serve with kids in these exciting programs!


We are excited to offer FREE Dance classes to children and youth in our community at a variety of levels from beginning to intermediate. No dance experience is needed to jump in!

Classes take place on our church campus

Our Fall season is currently closed, please email shineGHFC@gmail.com to be added to wait list and/or to be notified with the new season opens


Beginning Tap (6-12yrs) 3:30-4:30pm

Beginning Jazz (6-12 yrs) 4:30-5:30pm


Beginning Ballet (4-5 yrs) 2:45-3:15pm (Wait list)

Beginning Ballet (6-14 yrs) 3:30-4:30pm (Wait list)

Intermediate Ballet (10-17 yrs) 4:30-5:30pm



For ?s or more info Contact: Corrie Villa (562) 201-4947,                                                                     shineGHFC@gmail.com

::: Join our team :::

We have a team of dedicated servants who love Jesus and Love kids! 

Want to Join us?

If you'd like to join our team please download and fill out this form and turn it in to the church  office or early childhood center.                        

Click here for Children's Ministries Application  

Current Leaders: We're so super thankful for you!                                                                                    

::: Contact Us :::

We Look forward to serving you

Children's Director              Teri Elfelt                 teri@ghfc.org

Elementary Coordinator      Hannah Robinson   hannah@ghfc.org  

Preschool Coordinator        Paige Almaraz         paige@ghfc.org